Art Outdoors
Art Outdoors

Explore Museum grounds and learn new drawing techniques. Each hour-long class is led by a MAM teaching artist with all materials provided. This program is uniquely designed to serve the needs of afterschool programs, scouts, homeschool groups, and learning pods, and can serve between 10 and 25 students per group. Classes will be rescheduled in the case of inclement weather.



$12/person + $40 booking fee

Available daily at 3 p.m.

Choose from the following themes or schedule a series of all 4 classes, so your children can experiment with a variety of media including graphite, watercolor pencil, and pastel.

  • Architectural Drawing: Learn linear perspective and compositional arrangement while focusing on the Museum façade. 

  • Objects in Environments: Learn rendering techniques to depict objects in space while drawing from sculptures on Museum grounds.    

  • Figure Drawing: Students take turn modeling for each other and practice rendering gestures and proportion to convincingly draw the human form.

  • Nature Drawing: Capture details from nature and the changing seasons through close observational drawing of plant life and other elements of the natural world. 


Please make reservations at least 3 weeks in advance by emailing [email protected]. Your registration will be confirmed with submission of payment, and is based on availability.